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Memorial token

Object Number: 
INV.3636
Date: 
1865
Medium: 
White metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 2 in. ( 2.5 x 5.1 cm )
Description: 
White metal circular token with hole at top; obverse with image of an urn beneath a weeping willow, "A SIGN, THE ABSENT CLAIM, THE DEAD, A TEAR."; reverse, "ABM. LINCOLN PRESIDENT OF THE U.S. / DIED, APRIL 15, 1865 BY THE HANDS OF A REBEL ASSASSIN."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group